Katsina established village security structure to end banditry, disputes – Masari


By Abbas Bamalli

Gov. Aminu Masari of Katsina State says his administration has established village security structure as part of efforts to tackle insecurity in the state, especially banditry.

Masari disclosed this on Sunday in Katsina when he received the APC national leader, Bola Tinubu, on a condolence visit over the recent murder of his Commissioner, Dr. Rabe Nasir.

According to the governor, the village security structure consists of the village heads, the two religious leaders that are dominant in the areas and also the head of butchers.

Other members of the structure are head of barbers, officials in the motor parks, youth leaders, head of vigilantes, and whoever has a role to play in the communities.

According to Masari, “we have involved them under our new security structure which clearly outlined the involvement of every section of the community.

“We have fully involved the traditional institutions. Like I said, because we realized that this is a…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria